Nozay, Essonne

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Nozay
Town hall
Town hall
Nozay is located in France
Nozay
Nozay
Coordinates: 48°39′36″N 2°14′33″E / 48.6601°N 2.2426°E / 48.6601; 2.2426Coordinates: 48°39′36″N 2°14′33″E / 48.6601°N 2.2426°E / 48.6601; 2.2426
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Palaiseau
Canton Montlhéry
Intercommunality Cœur du Hurepoix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Raymond
Area1 7.34 km2 (2.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,780
 • Density 650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 91458 / 91620
Elevation 95–168 m (312–551 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Nozay is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. It is located 26 km (16.2 mi) southwest of Paris.

Inhabitants of Nozay are known as Nozéens.

History[edit]

As the city of La Ville-du-Bois, Nozay was a part of the city of Marcoussis in the Middle Ages.

Places to see[edit]

  • Church Saint-Germain built during the 12th Century
  • La Pierre des Templiers built during the 13th Century

Economy[edit]

A factory of Alcatel company is located in Nozay.

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